Aion is an electrical car (EV) sub-brand beneath China’s Guangzhou Car Group (GAC) that at the moment sells totally electrical sedans and crossovers. Lately, the corporate introduced that it was getting into the electrical supercar phase by revealing the brand new Hyper SSR.
At first look, the Hyper SSR appears the half with its butterfly doorways and physique that’s primarily made from carbon-fibre to maintain the load down. Different standout design cues embrace slender headlamps that just about span the width of the entrance finish, giant air scoops within the decrease apron, equally skinny taillights, a distinguished diffuser and an energetic rear wing.
The sporty but trendy design method extends into the minimalist cabin, which incorporates a rectangular-shaped steering wheel akin to these present in race automobiles and machined metallic pedals. You’ll additionally discover carbon-fibre panels and well-bolstered seats, together with a small 8.8-inch digital instrument cluster forward of the driving force.
There’s additionally a a lot bigger 14.6-inch touchscreen infotainment system positioned prominently on the dashboard above the centre air vents, whereas the lengthy centre console homes sensible cupholders and an armrest for passengers to get pleasure from.
By way of powertrain specs, the bottom model of the Hyper SSR might be rear-wheel drive and its electrical motor is paired with a two-speed transmission. This feature will price 1.286 million yuan (RM827,839) and may get from 0-100 km/h in 2.3 seconds.
There may also be an all-wheel drive variant referred to as the Hyper SSR Final that’s priced at 1.688 million yuan (RM1,085,586). With one other electrical drive unit on the entrance, the Final’s whole system output is 1,225 hp and wheel torque is at 12,000 Nm, which reduces the century dash time to 1.9 seconds. The excessive torque determine ought to discuss with the mixed whole torque being utilized to the wheels, not on the output shafts of the electrical motors, so it’s tougher to make an apple to apple comparability with the spec sheets of different supercars.
Orders for the Hyper SSR are actually open, with deliveries anticipated to start in October 2023. In the event you’re curious in regards to the EV supercar’s measurement, it measures 4,538 mm lengthy, 1,988 mm vast and 1,238 mm tall. The width and top are much like the Rimac Nevera, which is one other ultra-fast EV, though the Croatian providing has an extended general size of 4,750 mm.